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We are open!

We are look forward to welcoming you back at Othona.  Please look at the information on booking, safety etc...

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Virtually Othona

Join us for our summer programme of virtual events via Zoom .......

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Help Othona to help others

We need your help and support as never before to ensure that Othona continues for future generations...

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We are a beautiful seaside retreat combining the experience of community living with...

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Family holidays, art events, singing weekends, walking weeks...

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Our Team

Meet the people building community by the sea in Essex...

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Photos, Videos and Podcasts

See and hear who we are, where we are, and what we do...

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Recent blogs

We had a very special Chapel service this week taken by Jan Marshall, who shared her hopes for Othona. You can read some of this on our faithbook page (... Read More

We are holding a "festival style" camping weekend for August bank Holiday this year. This will feature live streaming of the Greenbelt Festival plus other activities including the renowned "Beer... Read More

Our Virtual Summer programme starts very soon so we hope you will be able to join us and support Othona whilst having some fun. The dates for the sessions are:

Wednesday... Read More

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Upcoming Events

Mon 10 Aug Fri 14 Aug 2020
Midweek 6 with Virtual Art Week
Fri 14 Aug Sun 16 Aug 2020
Weekend 7
Mon 17 Aug Fri 21 Aug 2020
Midweek 7 with the theme of Permaculture Week
Fri 21 Aug Sun 23 Aug 2020
Weekend 8
Mon 24 Aug Fri 28 Aug 2020
Midweek 8 with virtual Astronomy sessions